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Hijab controversy: MGM PU college in Udupi declares holiday

The Hindu | 08/02/2022 03:29 PM | Click to read full article

The row over dress code has impacted yet another college in Udupi district with the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Pre University College in Udupi declaring a holiday on February 8 after some students turned up wearing saffron shawls with saffron peta and hijab.

Some boys wore both saffron peta and shawls while some girls were seen wearing either saffron shawls or hijab.